Nov. 20

Two WebEx sessions scheduled on managing My UNC Chart InBasket pools

Clinic managers, front desk staff, and ambulatory clinical team members are invited to attend one of two WebEx sessions scheduled on Nov. 20 and 21 to discuss managing My UNC Chart InBasket pools.

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2014 Employee Photography Contest winners announced

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Employee Photography Contest! This year our judges reviewed more than 130 entries, selecting the top ten photos for both the Hospital and the Hedrick Building contests. We want to thank everyone who participated in this year’s contest: the photographers, the judges, and everyone who cast a ballot.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories Memos #116, 117, and 118

Read these important McLendon Clinical Laboratories Core Laboratory memos regarding changes in Oligosaccharide testing, Thyroglobulin testing, and reintroduction of in-house amikacin testing for therapeutic drug monitoring.

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Association of Professional Chaplains announces new President

Association of Professional Chaplains announces new President

The Association of Professional Chaplains (APC), a national organization of professional chaplaincy care providers, has named the Reverend Darryl I. Owens MDiv CT BCC president.

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PTO Leave Sell Back Program period ends Nov. 21

UNC Medical Center offers Paid Time Off (PTO) sell-back election periods quarterly to employees. The current period is running through Nov. 21. To be eligible for the sell-back options, employees must have at least 148 hours of PTO available.

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Graduates of the NA II Training Program

Graduates of the NA II Training Program

Nursing Practice & Professional Development announces the graduates of the NA II Training Program.

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Tuition Waiver Program change

Thanks to legislative changes and a positive vote from the UNC System, the number of free classes a State employee can take in the State University system has increased!

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Recruitment for Cigarette Warning Label Study

Do you smoke? Would you like to be in a research study about health warnings on cigarette packs? The study is being conducted by researchers at the University of North Carolina and the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE). Read information below to learn more.

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Travel screening for Mali added to “Ask, Isolate, Call” Ebola protocol in Epic@UNC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added Mali to the list of countries with a cluster of Ebola cases. We are adding Mali to the list of countries we ask about in our "Ask, Isolate, Call" protocol in Epic@UNC to ensure we properly screen for any potential Ebola cases.

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News from HR

The Employee Arts & Crafts Fair and the Fall Farmers Market will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. On-site visits from Courtyard by Marriott Chapel Hill and BB&T.

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N.C. Children's Promise Radiothon today!

On Nov. 20, supporters from across the state will call in to support North Carolina Children’s Hospital in Chapel Hill thru the 13th annual N.C. Children’s Promise Radiothon.

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Infant Speech & Language Study

The UNC Craniofacial Center is conducting a longitudinal research study on infant speech development following cleft palate repair.

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Books and magazines needed

The Volunteer Services Lending Library would love your donated books and magazines. Please donate your used hardback books, paperback books, and magazines (up to 12 months) to the library on the ground floor Memorial.

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Part II, Distinguished Webinar Speaker Series: Investing with Innovation and Style

The University of North Carolina and TIAA-CREF are pleased to invite you to join us for the second installment of five sessions. You’ll gain valuable information, ideas, and insights that can help you improve your long-term financial well-being.

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2015 Employee Health Fair dates

Please review the confirmed Employee Health Fair dates for 2015.

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Employee News Online to run early next week

Because of the Thanksgiving Holiday, we will distribute Employee News Online next Tuesday, Nov. 25. Please share any news/information you need to share through next week's issue by 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24.

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Training sessions on conversions to new phones at Neurosciences Hospital

Open house training sessions on new phones will be held all day Monday, Dec. 1, in Starbucks Conference Rooms A and B. All employees are invited to these sessions to learn more about new phones and new phone numbers at UNC Hospitals.

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Neurosciences Hospital to get new phones numbers, phones Dec. 2, 3

As part of the ongoing project to update the landline telephone infrastructure at UNC Hospitals, the Neurosciences Hospital will receive new phones and new phone numbers (with the local 984 area code) on Dec. 2 and 3.

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Clean In, Clean Out October Update and Recognitions for Excellence

October compliance results for inpatients was 93.5% overall and for outpatient/procedural areas was 92.1% overall! Read which areas performed best during October!

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Alert Carolina Timely Warning: Police Investigating Social Media Claims; Continue Normal Activity

The Department of Public Safety is aware of and investigating threats to campus safety made overnight Wednesday, Nov. 19, on social media. Police say there is no threat to campus at this time and the University and UNC Hospitals are operating under normal conditions.

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An update on our Ebola preparations

A number of individuals continue working to ensure we are prepared in case a potential Ebola patient presents in our Emergency Departments or one of our clinics or is transferred to UNC Hospitals.

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Planned Epic@UNC Clarity reports downtime

All Epic@UNC clarity reports will be unavailable during a planned downtime from 9 a.m. - noon on Saturday, Nov. 22.

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